Sam is a specialist in fraud and financial crime, with a particular focus on investigations.
He has extensive white collar criminal litigation experience, often in extremely large and complex cases involving multi-jurisdictional issues, and challenges to disclosure and legal professional privilege.
He has provided strategic advice to the SFO in a multibillion dollar bribery & corruption investigation, and to both prosecution and defence in multimillion pound conspiracy to defraud investigations.
Sam adopts a user friendly and is a firm believer in the benefits of working together as a team in a collaborative approach.
Young Fraud Lawyers Association – Committee Member
Young Barristers’ Committee of the Bar Council (2016-2019)
Pro Bono Committee of the Bar Council (2016-2018)
South Eastern Circuit Access to Justice Working Group
Association of Regulatory and Disciplinary Lawyers
CyberCrime Practitioners Association
Young Legal Aid Lawyers
Criminal Bar Association
BA (Hons) Modern and Medieval Languages, University of Oxford
Bar Vocational Course, College of Law
Graduate Diploma in Law, London Metropolitan University
Lord Justice Holker Award, Gray’s Inn